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Hilary Duff made the difficult and brave decision to stop breastfeeding her baby girl – and we fully support her reason for doing so

Yes, breast is best, and we'll scream it at the top of our lungs. But we're totally behind Hilary Duff's decision to stop breastfeeding baby Banks. Here's why.

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Pregnancy and breastfeeding during the month of Ramadan

If you've ever wondered whether fasting during the month of Ramadan is permitted while you're pregnant or breastfeeding, this article compiled by Laura UmmSalah Pistorius explains it all, complete with verses from the Quran and the ruling on paying in those missed days.

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Provision of breastfeeding spaces vital for productivity, UCT study finds

"There is this stigma about breastfeeding because the idea of breasts is still sexualised," says Associate Professor Ameeta Jaga, an organisational psychologist at UCT's School of Management Studies. As such, there is little support for new mothers returning to work.

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Game of Thrones actress Gemma Whelan's Instagram photo praised for breastfeeding in character

This Game of Thrones star posted a selfie of herself breastfeeding her daughter between scenes, proving she's fiercely fulfilling her duties as both a mom and an actress.

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Wimpy responds to breastfeeding shaming incident

A Parent24 reader shares a bad experience of being shamed while breastfeeding her child at a Wimpy in a Gauteng mall. But Wimpy came out in support of breastfeeding moms, saying their family restaurants are breastfeeding friendly.

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Beware the Brussels sprouts: People told Hilary Duff to stop eating these veggies and it could solve all your colicky problems too

Mom and gran's probably told you to avoid certain foods at all costs while breastfeeding. You can add Brussels sprouts to that list too, as Hilary Duff found out.

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Rachel McAdams makes the breast pump “happen”

Rachel McAdams breast pumping while dripped in Bulgari diamonds and Versace is everything we never knew we needed to see.

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Wear a dress, save a life! How Milk Matters is encouraging the donation of breast milk

Join Milk Matters is doing something amazing this December and save the lives of babies who desperately need breastmilk to survive.

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“Too many mothers are throwing away life-saving breastmilk”: Why you should consider becoming a breastmilk donor

Moms of preemies and adoptive moms share how donated breastmilk saved the lives of their little ones. Here's how to become a volunteer.

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Hoping to breastfeed your twins? 6 twin moms share their top tips for success

If you’re expecting twins, you're probably wondering if growing another pair of arms is a good idea. Thankfully, these moms who know all about it share some practical advice on breastfeeding two little ones.

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Is it good, or safe, to be breastfeeding with just one breast?

We recently received a letter from a mom who's been breastfeeding her son for 16 months on only one breast. Is it safe? We had an expert weigh in.

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WATCH: South Africans share their opinions on public breastfeeding

Public breastfeeding has been a topic of discussion around the world lately, with us celebrating breastfeeding week this month. Here's what SA moms had to say about it.

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The real reason Serena Williams stopped breastfeeding

Even champions find parenting tough! A new clothing line coupled with a gruelling training schedule for the upcoming US Open are demanding on new-mom Serena, who says she is still working hard on her work, life, and parenting balance.

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The benefits of breastfeeding

You know breast is best. Here’s why.

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Is your baby getting enough milk?

If only breasts had a built-in millilitre measure! Here’s how to judge your status as a cow.

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‘I have no intention or desire to flash you my boob’ – Jo-Ann Strauss on breastfeeding

Former Miss South Africa Jo-Ann Strauss recently shared a heartfelt post on Instagram in celebration of Breastfeeding Week.

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IN PICTURES: Breastfeeding moms rule the world

These celeb moms refuse to accept public breastfeeding as a taboo, and their public stands have been epic.

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WATCH: "Breastfeeding in public is an act of love"

Thousands of women gathered in protest to destigmatise public breastfeeding in Colombia. Warning: you may see a breast or two!

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29 reasons why breastfeeding makes sense

Breastmilk is the only food a baby needs. Here an expert breaks down the benefits of breastfeeding for mothers, babies and communities.

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"Endangering society's moral fabric"? These Indian moms fight back against breastfeeding bashers

In India, you can be charged with nudity, obscenity and endangering society's moral fabric if you breastfeed in public. Here are the warriors who set out to change society's perceptions.

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Chrissy Teigen reveals her secret to saving spilled breast milk

Chrissy Teigen has revealed her secret to save spilled breast milk – a syringe.

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SA babies need more exclusive breastfeeding, less mixed feeding

We're not saying there's anything wrong with formula milk if prescribed by your doctor, but South Africa’s health department should be educating health workers on the benefits of exclusive breastfeeding and the risks of mixed feeding.

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Why the US pro-formula milk policy is not about families, but money

We're not saying there's no space for formula milk if your doctor has recommended it, but indiscriminately promoting breast-milk substitutes to bolster the industry?
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